continuing resolution


Newest Capitol Hill activity and keeping the government funded

Nothing happened over the weekend in Congress, as a Friday deadline is still looming.

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Congress, contractors, 2025 budget, 2025 appropriations, government, Congress, government shutdown, CR

What will happen now that Congress bought itself a week or two on the budget?

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WTOP/Dave DildineCongress, government shutdown

Will Congress get a budget deal done with only days before the first shutdown deadline?

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Amelia Brust/Federal News NetworkNavy

Without full year budget, Navy to face $40B shortfall

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(U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Alphonso Grant)An F-35A Lightning II assigned to the 34th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron departs after conducting an aerial refueling.

Air Force will lose $13 billion in buying power if Congress doesn’t pass 2024 budget

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(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)Congress

Government shutdown can kicked down the road, again

In today’s Federal Newscast: More oversight is coming to make sure agencies are using secure cloud services. NTEU leader Doreen Greenwald is expected to…

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CR, continuing resolution

Congress votes to avert a shutdown and keep the government funded into early March

Congress has sent President Joe Biden a short-term spending bill that would avert a looming partial government shutdown and fund federal agencies into March.

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contracting, small business

Contractors can be forgiven if they’re grumpy this month

As another continuing resolution looms, agencies are in limbo as they consider starting new projects. Then you have some unfortunate protest rulings. No wonder federal contractors are nervous about calendar-year 2024. For one take on the the situation, the Federal Drive with Tom Temin spoke with federal sales and marketing consultant Larry Allen.  

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